Case of the week 16/2019

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Hemoadsorption in isolated conjugated hyperbilirubinemia after extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support. Cholestasis of sepsis: A case report and review of the literature on differential causes of jaundice in ICU patient
Paweł Piwowarczyk1, Paweł Kutnik2, Beata Potręć-Studzińska1, Justyna Sysiak-Sławecka1, Elżbieta Rypulak1, Michał Borys1 and Mirosław Czczuwar1 | 1 II Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Medical University of Lublin, Lublin, Poland | 2 Student’s Scientific Association, II Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Medical University of Lublin, Lublin, Poland | Int J Artif Organs 2019; epub

This report describes the case of a 58-year-old woman who was referred to a tertiary hospital with the primary diagnosis of severe ARDS caused by sepsis originating from unspecified pneumonia.

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